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Old Sep 16, 2012, 10:22 PM   #1
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Default 18-55 VR and 55-200 VR vs. 18-105 VR

What u think which lens is more good?

I have D5100 and lens kit:
NIKON AF-S DX 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6G VR
NIKKOR AF-S DX VR 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED

i like to sale this and i like to buy that lens:
NIKKOR AF-S DX 18-105mm f/3.5-5.6G ED VR

Im begginer, do i get better quality whit this lens?
Nikon D5100 with Kit lenses, 18-55 VR + 55-200 VR, Sigma DG Filter Wide C-PL 52mm, Hood HB-37, Remote ML-L3, Tripod
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Old Sep 17, 2012, 3:34 AM   #2
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I would say that the 18-105 is sharper than the 18-55, but that wher etheir ranges overlap the 55-200 is sharper than the 18-105. In all other respects, they're all about equal.
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